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johnr's Lithops x 1 Repotted

Plant: Living stones (Lithops) | Variety: Lesliei

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“Living stone”, succulent Mesemb from South Africa. White flowers in Autumn.

Since I managed to kill off my first one over the winter I bought a new one on 31 May 2013 from Plantlife Cactus Nursery. Let’s see how I get on with this one!


Planting Data

Living stones (81)
Lesliei (6)

Purchased from Plantlife Cactus Nursery

johnr's Lithops Care Instructions

Remember to water Living stones 'Lesliei' water very sparingly.

Living stones 'Lesliei' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.6 and 9.0 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.

More information about Lithops is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Lithops Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.


  • 25 Mar 2014

    Repotted day 298 Re-potting Seedlings

    Tried putting all my lithops into one shallow well drained dish to make a garden. See how they get on having been disturbed.

  • 31 May 2013

    Established day 0

  • 18 May 2013

    Dying day -13

    Overwatered during the winter. Now flabby

  • 11 Aug 2012

    Established day -293

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